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World Cup, Australia v Bangladesh: How the teams stack up

February 20, 2015 12:58 IST

Factbox on Saturday's World Cup match between Australia and Bangladesh at the Brisbane Cricket Ground:

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Steve Smith fields the ball during an Australian training session at The Gabba

Steve Smith fields the ball during an Australian training session at The Gabba . Photograph: Bradley Kanaris/Getty Images

AUSTRALIA

Captain: Michael Clarke

Coach: Darren Lehmann

Squad: Michael Clarke, George Bailey, Aaron Finch, Steve Smith, David Warner, Shane Watson, Pat Cummins, Xavier Doherty, James Faulkner, Brad Haddin, Mitchell Starc, Josh Hazlewood, Mitchell Johnson, Glenn Maxwell, Mitchell Marsh

Results so far at 2015 World Cup: Beat England by 111 runs.

Top performers: Aaron Finch (135 runs); Mitchell Marsh (5 wickets); Steve Smith (2 catches).

Bangladesh players celebrate

Bangladesh players celebrate. Photograph: Cameron Spencer/Getty Images

BANGLADESH

Captain: Mashrafe Mortaza

Coach: Chandika Hathurusingha

Squad: Mashrafe Mortaza, Anamul Haq, Tamim Iqbal, Mahmudullah, Arafat Sunny, Mominul Haq, Mushfiqur Rahim, Shakib-Al Hasan, Nasir Hossain, Rubel Hossain, Sabbir Rahman, Soumya Sarkar, Taskin Ahmed, Taijul Islam, Al-Amin Hossain

Results so far at 2015 World Cup: Beat Afghanistan by 105 runs

Top performers: Mushfiqur Rahim (71 runs); Mashrafe Mortaza (3 wickets); Sabbir Rahman, Soumya Sarkar, Mashrafe Mortaza, Rubel Hossain, Anamul Haq, Mahmudullah (1 catch each)

Australia v Bangladesh head to head:

Total played: 19; Australia won 18, Bangladesh won 1.

Last match: April 13, 2011 – Australia beat Bangladesh by 66 runs at Dhaka.

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